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Summer Program Starts Wednesday, June 7

The 2017 Summer Program will be starting Wednesday, June 7.  It is a free drop in program running Mondays-Fridays 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the South Cooking Lake Playground. Drop in for lots of crafts, toys, games and other fun activities with Shelbea, our Recreation Leader for the summer. Younger children must have a parent with them for supervision. Come by and say hi!

Kids Valentine’s Party

Get your tickets soon for the Valentine’s Day party at the hall. Email sclfamilyevents@gmail.com to register or for more information. FREE for community league members and $5 per child for non-members. Sunday, Feb 12th from 1 to 3 p.m.

Looking for a Summer Program Coordinator!!!

The South Cooking Lake Community League is looking for a volunteer to coordinate the summer recreation program.

Duties:

  • Recruit, hire and manage the summer recreation leader
  • Apply for and manage grants for the summer program
  • Attend community league meetings and provide status updates on the program
  • Assemble supplies and game equipment
  • Complete payroll duties for the summer program leader
  • Assist the summer program leader in developing recreational programs and events including recreational, fitness and sports activities
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Schedule activities, keep logs, maintain records and prepare reports
  • Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required

 

For more information please contact Nikole at nbordato@hotmail.com.

Meet the Summer Leader for 2016!!

MacLennan-Shelbea-00041Hi everyone! I would like to introduce myself. I am Shelbea MacLennan, your summer recreation leader at South Cooking Lake Community Park. I just graduated from Ardrossan Senior/Junior High School this year and I will be attending University of Alberta Augustana Campus this fall. I am taking Kinesiology and Physical Studies as well as playing on the Viking’s Women’s Volleyball team.

I have been working hard to plan an amazing and FUN-tastic summer full of games and fun crafts! The summer program starts at 10 am on June 30th , 2016. Can’t wait to see you there!

For more information on the summer program, CLICK HERE.

Now Hiring! Summer Recreation Leader

Position: Summer Recreation Leader

Love summer? And helping grow local communities, one game of tag at a time? Opportunity now available for someone who has a passion for recreation, and wants to make a real difference. Spend your summer outside leading a drop-in community playground program for children and youth in the South Cooking Lake Community. Your workplace will be a playground and you’ll spend your day focusing on leading games, sports, crafts and special events for our community.

You must love kids, be a team player and have excellent communication skills.

This is a temporary full-time position for approximately 2 months, starting June 27th, 2016.

 

Duties:

  • Develop, plan and lead groups and individuals in recreational or leisure programs
  • Plan and carry out recreational, fitness and sports activities
  • Instruct groups and individuals in arts and crafts
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Schedule activities, keep logs, maintain records and prepare reports
  • Assemble supplies, sports and game equipment
  • Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required

Rate: $19/hr

Work Location: South Cooking Lake Community Hall located at 22106 South Cooking Lake Rd, Sherwood Park, AB.

 

Requirements:

This position is being advertised under the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) initiative.

To be eligible for this position, you must be between 17 and 30 years of age on the start date of the job. You also must have been a full-time student during the previous academic year and be intending to return to full-time studies in the next academic year.

Additional requirements:

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Legally entitled to work according to relevant provincial legislation and regulations.

 

To apply: Email your cover letter and resume to nbordato@hotmail.com.

 

Position Closes May 27th, 2016.